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The best way to experience Custer State Park is to use all your senses. From the bellow of a mighty bison to the scent of ponderosa pine trees, every trip to Custer is wonderful and wild.

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A World to Explore

Custer State Park is teeming with activities for travelers of all ages. Whether you prefer a challenging hike with a view or a guided tour with a park expert, you'll see why Custer has been named one of the top 10 wildlife parks in the world. Explore popular park experiences below.

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Buffalo Safari Jeep Tour

Take an unforgettable safari through the park in search of pronghorns, elk, and the noble buffalo.

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Sunrise Safari

The quiet of the Park and the sun on the horizon...our Buffalo Safari Jeep Tour at its most peaceful hour.

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Hayride & Chuck Wagon Cookout

Evening scenic wildlife hayride followed by a steak dinner and live entertainment in the CSP backcountry.

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Buffalo Safari & Chuckwagon Cookout (Combo)

Take your expedition to the next level and add a chuck wagon cookout to your Jeep tour!

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Guided Trail Rides

One of the most peaceful ways to explore the park's prettiest spots.

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Scenic Byway Tours

Let the driver take the wheel while you enjoy the highlights of Peter Norbeck Scenic Byway from an open top Jeep Rubicon.

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World-class hiking. Custer State Park is home to dozens of premiere trails for hikers of all skill levels.

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What makes wildlife viewing in Custer State Park so unique? Accessibility. Whether by foot, on tour, or from your own vehicle, the viewing opportunities never cease.

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No matter which lodge you find yourself drawn to exploring, our Custer State Park Resort stores have you covered.

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Watersport Rentals

Available at Sylvan Lake Lodge and at Legion Lake Lodge.

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Custer State Park Activities

Our resort is nestled within Custer State Park, so guests enjoy convenient access to excellent fishing, camping, biking, nature centers and other state park activities. Learn more at the official Game, Fish & Parks website.

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Ready to Experience Custer?

Custer State Park Resort welcomes you to experience the wonders of our beloved state park. Visit our Plan Your Trip page for details about lodging, amenities, dining, and more.

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